Indexation of benefits schedule

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INDEXED BY

FROM
1/7/2013

FROM
1/7/2014

FROM
1/7/2015

  $ $ $
MEDICAL EXCESS:  AWE 599 623  623
     
LOSS OF EARNINGS:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,200 1,250  1,250
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of pre-accident weekly earnings) AWE 589 612 612
Dependants - first AWE 166 173 173
Dependants - other AWE 53 55 55
     
LOSS OF EARNING CAPACITY:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,020 1,060  1,060
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of pre-accident earning capacity) AWE 547 569 569
Dependants - first AWE 154 160 160
Dependants - other AWE 52 54 54
Supported Employment Program - Unaffected Earnings CPI 151 155 157
     
SAFETY NET INCOME BENEFIT (Weekly): AWE 1,200 1,250  1,250
     
FATAL DEPENDENCY:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,200 1,250  1,250
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of the deceased's earning capacity) AWE 589 612 612
Dependants - first AWE 166 173 173
Dependants - other AWE 53 55 55
Lump Sum CPI 168,150 172,770 175,240
Education Allowance CPI 2,690 2,760 2,800
Family Counselling Allowance CPI 15,000 15,410 15,630
Funeral Expenses *  CPI  14,135 14,520  14,730
     
FAMILY MEMBER VISITING EXPENSES:     
Maximum Allowance per Claim CPI 10,000 10,270  10,420
     
CAPPED AMOUNT FOR DAILY LIVING EXPENSES (applies to TAC clients residing in Shared Supported Accommodation facilities or Supported Residential Services) AWE^  32.50  33.80 33.80
     
OTHER NO-FAULT BENEFITS:     
Travel to Work Allowance CPI 1,290 1,330  1,350
Post Hospital Support Allowance AWE 4,680 4,870 4,870
     
MAXIMUM NO-FAULT: CPI 161,680 166,120  168,500
     
COMMON LAW:     
Threshold CPI 49,710 51,070  51,800
Maximum Pecuniary Loss CPI 1,119,060  1,149,780 1,166,240
Maximum Pain/Suffering CPI 497,340 510,990 518,300
Maximum Wrongs Act CPI 814,590 836,950 848,930
     
CPI INDEX   2.1021% 2.7451%  1.4313%
AWE INDEX   2.6266% 3.9562%  0.0000%
      

*  Applicable for accidents on or after 20/11/2013 

^ Annual Indexation introduced November 2013

Related information:

The Impairment payments for accidents on or after December 2004

The Impairment payments for accidents before 16 December 2004